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By Lani Duke College classes resume CASTLETON — Castleton College President Dave Wolk recently recounted his school’s progress to an audience of more than 500 in the Casella Theater. He described the school as being “in transformation,” venturing into entrepreneurial areas […]

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Rutland Region News Briefs

By Lani Duke Rutland Plywood fire sends up more smoke The city of Rutland continues to uncover new information about the fire that flattened Rutland Plywood and those affected. Now we learn the Vermont Department of Corrections is affected. When […]

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Lola Aiken dies at 102

The widow of former Vermont Sen. George Aiken died Monday at age 102. Lola Aiken was a fixture in Montpelier after the death of her husband in 1984. A resident of the Gary Home, she could often be seen holding […]

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EEE & WNV detected in mosquito pools

WHITING — Late August and September are the months when the risk for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)  and West Nile Virus (WNV) infections are highest in our region. EEE virus was recently detected in two batches of mosquitoes collected in […]

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